The table below looks at the statistics for DTS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DTS over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 58 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -
Contract jobs citing DTS 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.34% 0.27% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.55% 1.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +150.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
129 65 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 21.83% 17.29% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 37 36
Average daily rate £350 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £32.30 £6.50 £13.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+396.84% -52.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.75 £6.50 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £6.50 £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DTS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DTS across the North East region.

DTS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

DTS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DTS across the North East region.

DTS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing DTS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTS.

1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VB
1 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) DCOM
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) ActiveX
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) CA
1 4 (50.00%) Unicenter
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) VB6
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing DTS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (50.00%) DCOM
1 4 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 3 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (25.00%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (50.00%) VB
1 4 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (50.00%) VB6
2 3 (37.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) CA